The Weeknd Reworks R. Kelly’s “Down Low”

Sep 10 2017 BY Gerald Onyango

The Weeknd has always said his musical influences include Michael Jackson and R. Kelly and having previously reworked the former’s “Dirty Diana” Abel’s reworked Kelly’s “Down Low (No One Has To Know). Having seemingly reconciled an alleged beef with Drake, the Toronto-singer released the track on Drake’s OVO Sound Radio show on Beats 1 last night. The song has The Weeknd adding a new sound to R.Kelly’s ’90s classic over some dark production. You can listen to the track below.